Stan Wawrinka, after a very long ordeal, at 37 seems to live a new youth. Physical problems seem to be a distant memory for the Swiss, who is playing more and more matches and winning more and more, even in the biggest tournaments.
In fact, it successfully debuted in the Indian Wells ATP Masters 1000, where he surpassed the Australian Aleksandar Vukic but, above all, he found the Top-100 again. Wawrinka, who, at the moment, has a serious goal of climbing the standings, explained: «It’s an important victory, I want to continue like this because I feel good physically. and I have found the competitive pace and game intelligence to compete at a high level.
Getting back in the Top-100 meant a lot to me and I want to keep progressing. My goal is to be seeded in the big tournaments in the near future.»
Wawrinka and the exciting return to the Top-100
The journey of finding Stan Wawrinka should be taken as an example.
Forced to remain in the pits from March 2021 to April 2022, and with an age that was certainly not on his side, the three-time Grand Slam champion found mental strength above all else and decided to take advantage of the opportunities that remained before him. closing the race itself.
Constancy that Wawrinka is paying back to a large extent, who is taking full advantage of the tailwind of this start of 2023two consecutive quarterfinals in Rotterdam and Marseille, to achieve results unexpected until not long ago.
Above all, his return to the top hundred in the world, a goal that the Swiss recently celebrated on social networks with great emotional transport.
Wawrinka wrote on Twitter: «Work hard and follow your dreams but never forget where you are from!
1- the young me who dreams of entering the ATP Top-100; 2 – The adult me entering the ATP Top-100 again! I have achieved much more than I ever dreamed, but it will always be special.» Below you can read the fragment of Stan Wawrinka’s tweet on his social networks:
Work hard and follow your dreams, but never forget where you came from ðŸ’«â ¤ï¸ !
1-yo young dreaming of getting into the top100ATPðŸ’ðŸŽ¾
2-I’m back in the top 100ATP! I achieved much more than I could have dreamed, but it will always be special ðŸ ™ ðŸ »#thank #dedication #work hard pic.twitter.com/TleQL5lYdk — Stanislas Brothers (@stanislas brothers) March 4, 2023